Amgen VP of Investor Relations Arvind Sood to Present at the Baird Growth Stock Conference

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 13, 2008--Amgen (NASDAQ:AMGN) Vice President of Investor Relations Arvind Sood will present at the RW Baird Growth Stock Conference on Wednesday, May 14, 2008 beginning at 8:55 a.m. Central Time. Live audio of the presentation will be available over the Internet and can be accessed from Amgen's Web site,, under Investors.

Information regarding presentation time, webcast availability, and webcast links are noted on Amgen's Investor Relations Events Calendar.

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